Install Official Jelly Bean Update On Xperia S LT26i 6.2.B.0.200

Sony has officially rolled out the Jelly Bean upgrade for Xperia S LT26i. Owners of the Xperia S worldwide  has been receiving this update that comes with the firmware build version 6.2.B.0.200 and it based on Android 4.1.2.  The released was started earlier today in Finland and followed with most of Europe countries including United Kingdom, Germany and a lot more. This update can now be downloaded and installed using PC companion, but for adavance users who might have their Xperia S rooted or installed with modified firmware you can also grab the FTF file from below source.

Xperia S 4.1.2 jelly bean 6.2.B.0.200 PC companion

You can Download FTF file stock firmware and then simply follow from this guide at http://forum.xda-developers.com

How to manually flash the stock firmware 6.2.B.0.200 on Xperia S

– Copy the firmware FTF file to c:\Flashtool\Firmwares
– Go to c:\Flashtool\Drivers and run “Flashtool-drivers.exe” to install the proper drivers for Xperia S
– After installing the USB drivers reboot your PC
– Go to c:\Flashtool and run “FlashTool” (if you have Windows 64 bits, run “FlashTool64”)
– Click the flash button (yes: the thunder icon up left)
– Select “Flahsmode” and click “OK”
– Select the “LT26 6.2.B.0.200” firmware and click “OK”, DON’T TOUCH ANYTHING ELSE
– Flashtool will prepare the files for flashing, just be patient
– A Window will pop up asking you to connect the phone in “Flashmode” showing instructions for an old Xperia phone: ignore it, here is how the Xperia S enters “Flashmode”:

Xperia S 4.1.2 jelly bean 6.2.B.0.200

– Turn off the phone
– Press and hold the VOLUME DOWN key
– Keep it pressed, connect the USB cable to your PC
– Release the Volume Down key when phone’s GREEN LED lights up
– Flashtool will start flashing automatically, let it finish to 100%

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